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We present two PHO siblings having a novel homozygous truncating mutation in HPGD. The purpose of the study was to attempt medical treatment, and to find the HPGD mutation causing the disease, in a 22-year old Turkish male and his 23-year old sister afflicted with primary hypertrophic osteoarthropathy (PHO). In combination with NSAIDs and colchicine,(More)
An interesting case of rectal amebic abscess is presented. Ultrasound and CT images provided the diagnosis of a cystic intramural mass at the rectal wall of a young man, who complained of pelvic pain, constipation, and fever. His clinical history of amebiasis and the finding of trophozoids and cysts at the stool swap confirmed the diagnosis. Intravenous(More)
The most important complication of intestinal malrotation is midgut volvulus because it may lead to intestinal ischaemia and necrosis. A 29-year-old male patient was admitted to the emergency department with abdominal pain. Ultrasonography (US), colour Doppler ultrasonography (CDUS), CT and barium studies were carried out. On US and CDUS, twisting of(More)
Introduction Autosomal recessive primary hypertrophic osteoathropathy (PHO), also known as pachydermoperiostosis (PDP), is a rare genetic disease characterized by clubbing of the fingers, arthritis, periostosis and pachydermia and results from mutations in 15-hydroxyprostaglandin dehydrogenase (HPGD). Recessive mutations in 15-hydroxyprostaglandin(More)
PURPOSE To evaluate the blood flow changes of the central retinal artery measured with color Doppler imaging (CDI) in infants receiving intravitreal aflibercept (IVA) for treatment of type 1 retinopathy of prematurity (ROP). METHODS Patients with type 1 ROP were assessed prospectively by CDI following IVA. Color Doppler imaging was used to measure the(More)
1Department of Radiology, Adana Numune Training and Research Hospital, Adana, Turkey 2Department of Rheumatology, Adana Numune Training and Research Hospital, Adana, Turkey 3Department of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, Adana Numune Training and Research Hospital, Adana, Turkey 4Department of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, Medical Faculty of(More)
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